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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 17:34 | Tran: 23:30 | Set: 5:30
Alt: 31.55°   Az: 141.81°   Direction: South-East

HR6757 is a bright giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Serpens.

HR6757 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its faintness, HR6757 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

HR6757 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR6757 star
DSS2 image of HR6757. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6757 during the next 10000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


18h 07m 23s
-00° 26’ 33”
21h 52m 50s
16h 00m 13s


18h 06m 07s
-00° 26’ 48”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6757 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6757.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

Bright giant


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6757 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6757. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6757 is distant 507.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

155.52 pc
507.00 ly
-9 km/s
-0.02 arcsec/y
-0.029 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6757 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 90.4°
Max altitude: 38.1°
Azimuth: 269.6°